Private School Guide

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Alexandria Country Day School

ACDS is a co-educational, Kindergarten through eighth grade, independent school where students become independent learners, effective communicators, community minded, and balanced. This is accomplished by providing our students with a challenging, experiential, and hands-on academic program in small classes with a great deal of individual attention. Additionally, our Kindergarten through eighth grade structure allows for a school environment where every child is a known and valued member of the community. We invite you to spend time exploring this site and schedule a campus visit to learn more about our unique, child-centered approach to learning.

 

Total Student Population: 190
Avg Class Size: 13
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Y
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $29,500
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish

2400 Russell Rd Alexandria Virginia 22301

Website: http://www.acdsnet.org/

Phone Number: 703-548-4808

BASIS Independent McLean

The mission of BASIS Independent McLean is to raise the standards of student learning to the highest international levels. BASIS Independent recruits faculty who are fervent experts in their disciplines and asks them to do nothing but teach the students in their care. BASIS Independent recruits managers who are passionate, empathetic, and who wish to serve. BASIS Independent teachers always support their students. If a student is willing to work, their academic team will be by their side, shoulder-to-shoulder with them, all the way to wherever they want to go.

 

Location: McLean, Tysons Corner
Total Student Population: 425
Avg Class Size: 20
Student/Teacher Ratio: Varies by age
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $24,000
Annual Tuition Grade 12: $30,000
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

8000 Jones Branch Dr 22102

Category: McLean

Website: mclean.basisindependent.com

Phone Number: 703-854-1253

Beauvoir, National Cathedral Elementary School

At Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School, we provide an extraordinary early childhood education in a diverse community that values every individual. Beauvoir’s program encourages creative, courageous learners and builds an enduring foundation for a lifelong spirit of inquiry and joy in learning.

 

Total Student Population: 390
Avg Class Size: 20
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Religious Affiliation: Episcopal
Uniform: N
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $35,975
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish

3500 Woodley Rd NW Washington District Of Columbia 20016

Website: beauvoirschool.org

Phone Number: 202-537-6485

Bishop O’Connell High School

Bishop Denis J. O’Connell High School is a faith-filled community of learning, rooted in a tradition of service and excellence. Founded by six local parishes in 1957, our school was built to serve the rapidly growing suburban Catholic population in the Washington, D.C. area. Today, our student body of over 1,100 reflects the diversity of this community.

 

Total Student Population: 1,100
Avg Class Size: 17
Student/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Uniform: Y
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $15,285
Annual Tuition Grade 12: $15,285
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin, German

6600 Little Falls Road Arlington 22213

Website: bishopoconnell.org

Phone Number: 703-237-1433

Burgundy Farm Country Day School

Burgundy Farm Country Day School believes that children learn best in an inclusive, creative, and nurturing environment that engages the whole child. Burgundy’s innovative, hands-on approach to education cultivates independent thinking, promotes academic excellence, instills respect for diversity, and teaches responsibility for self, for others, and for the natural world.

 

Total Student Population: 270
Avg Class Size: 15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $28,992
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French

3700 Burgundy Road Alexandria Virginia 22303

Website: https://burgundyfarm.org/

Phone Number: 703-329-6968

Commonwealth Academy

Commonwealth Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for average to gifted students who benefit from small classes and instruction designed to address various learning styles, including those students who have organizational, attention, or learning differences.

 

Avg Class Size: Lower School 5; Upper School 10
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $37,500
Annual Tuition Grade 12: $37,500
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish

1321 Leslie Avenue Alexandria Virginia 22301

Website: CA-Empowers.org

Phone Number: 703-548-6912

Congressional School

At Congressional, we specialize in young learners. Our infant-Grade 8 community provides the perfect setting where children gain a solid foundation to launch them on a lifetime of adventure and success. Our teachers are experts on the age they teach and know how to relate to that age. At Congressional School, early education IS the focus, and our facilities and resources are designed for and available to young learners.

 

Total Student Population: 330
Avg Class Size: 13
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Dress Code
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $24,500
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin

3229 Sleepy Hollow Road Falls Church Virginia 22042

Website: congressionalschool.org

Phone Number: 703-533-1064

Fusion Academy

Fusion is much more than an accredited private middle and high school for grades 6-12 – it’s a revolutionary community of learning where positive relationships and one-to-one classrooms unlock the academic potential in every student and create opportunities for emotional and social growth.

 

Total Student Population: Avg 50
Avg Class Size: 1
Student/Teacher Ratio: 1:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): Varies
Annual Tuition Grade 12: Varies
Foreign Languages Offered: As needed

333 John Carlyle Street, Suite 100 Alexandria Virginia 22182

Website: https://www.fusionacademy.com/

Phone Number: 703-535-3130

Fusion Academy

Fusion is much more than an accredited private middle and high school for grades 6-12 – it’s a revolutionary community of learning where positive relationships and one-to-one classrooms unlock the academic potential in every student and create opportunities for emotional and social growth.

 

Total Student Population: Avg 50
Avg Class Size: 1
Student/Teacher Ratio: 1:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): Varies
Annual Tuition Grade 12: Varies
Foreign Languages Offered: As needed

1934 Old Gallows Road, Suite 200 Vienna Virginia 22182

Website: https://www.fusionacademy.com/

Phone Number: 703-448-0350

Our Savior Lutheran School

Our Savior Lutheran School has received National Lutheran School Accreditation through the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Our Savior School is one of more than 2000 Lutheran elementary schools operated in the United States by member churches of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Students do not have to be Lutheran to attend Our Savior but are expected to fully participate in all activities, which include religious studies and weekly school worship.

 

Total Student Population: 130
Avg Class Size: 13-15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Religious Affiliation: Lutheran/Christian
Uniform: Y
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $6,965
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish

825 S Taylor St. Arlington Virginia 22204

Website: osva.org

Phone Number: 703-892-4846

St. John’s College High School

St. John’s College High School is a private, Lasallian Catholic coeducational school located in Chevy Chase, DC. Our mission is to provide a quality education to young men and women from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.

 

Total Student Population: 1,140
Avg Class Size: 21
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Uniform: Y
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $19,925
Annual Tuition Grade 12: $19,925
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin

2607 Military Road, NW Chevy Chase District Of Columbia 20015

Website: stjohnschs.org

Phone Number: 202-363-2316

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School is a college preparatory, Episcopal day school in Alexandria, Virginia that educates 1120 boys and girls from junior kindergarten through grade 12.

 

Total Student Population: 1,120
Avg Class Size: 12-16
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: Episcopal
Uniform: Dress Code
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $28,160
Annual Tuition Grade 12: $38,170
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

1000 St Stephens Rd Alexandria Virginia 22304

Website: SSSAS.org

Phone Number: 703-751-2700

The Auburn School, Fairfax Campus

The Auburn School offers a dynamic educational program for intellectually curious students with challenges in the areas of communication, socialization, pragmatic language, and organization. Our program is appropriate for students who can learn successfully and appropriately in a small classroom setting. Auburn’s program simultaneously supports the development of academic skills, social competency and pragmatic language in an engaging educational environment.

 

Total Student Population: 55
Avg Class Size: 6-10
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:2
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): inquire
Annual Tuition Grade 12: inquire
Foreign Languages Offered:

3800 Concorde Parkway Chantilly Virginia 20151

Website: theauburnschool.org

Phone Number: 703-739-9353

The Brooksfield School

The Brooksfield School was founded in 1987 as a unique Montessori School dedicated to providing a loving, stimulating and creative environment with a focus on the arts. We strive to nurture the social, physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual development of our students.

 

Total Student Population: 100
Avg Class Size: 20
Student/Teacher Ratio: Toddlers 5:1; PreK/K 10:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: Y (for FCPS bef/aft care
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): Toddlers $15,405; Preschool $14,220
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish

1830 Kirby Road McLean Virginia 22101

Website: brooksfieldschool.org

The Langley School

At The Langley School, we educate students to do so much more than simply read, solve a math problem, speak Spanish, or use a microscope. We also ensure students know how to learn, think critically, form hypotheses, craft an argument and analyze the world around them. We have specifically designed our program to support emerging three-year old learners all the way through to empowered eighth-grade leaders. Why? Because if you get the foundation right, anything and everything is possible for a child.

 

Total Student Population: 475
Avg Class Size: 15-18
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: N
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $15,700
Annual Tuition Grade 12: N/A
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Chinese

1411 Balls Hill Road McLean virginia 22101

Website: langleyschool.org

Phone Number: 703-356-1920

The Potomac School

At The Potomac School, we believe that intellectual development, love of learning, and strength of character are complementary and equally essential educational goals. With a firm commitment to our core values and a rigorous academic program, we prepare students to lead lives of purpose, achievement, and generosity of spirit.

 

Total Student Population: 1,055
Avg Class Size: 16
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Grades 4-8
Bus: Y
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $35,450
Annual Tuition Grade 12: $41,100
Foreign Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

1301 Potomac School Road McLean Virginia 22101-2398

Website: potomacschool.org

Phone Number: 703-749-6313

The Sycamore School

The Sycamore School integrates academic development, social emotional growth and civic engagement. We value all three core branches of personal growth and will use curricula to support a student’s development as a whole person.

Total Student Population: 60 students
Avg Class Size:12-16
Student/Teacher Ratio: 10:1
Religious Affiliation: N
Uniform: N
Bus: N
Lowest Tuition (5-day students): $23,000

4600 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 300 Arlington virginia 22203

Phone Number: 703-350-8197